Dacoits strike at farm-house, looted Rs 5 lakh

Thane: Dacoits raided a farm-house near Wangaon in Dahanu taluka of Thane district and looted Rs 5 lakh cash in the wee hours of morning today.

Five dacoits entered the farm-house and trussed up the inmates before decamping with money. The owner had sold a plot of land only on Saturday and had kept the sale proceedings at the farm-house.

The dacoits did not harm anyone.